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Immanuel Foster (Family)

Mom, Boyfriend To Stand Trial In Death Of 7-Year-Old Boy Who Weighed Only 27 Pounds

A 22-year-old woman and her 28-year-old boyfriend are facing first-degree murder and torture charges in the death of her son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2015

Angela Alexie (Photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Woman, 24, To Stand Trial On Murder Charge For Allegedly Leaving Newborn In Garage

Police say Alexie gave birth in a garage in Eastpointe on Dec. 22 and left the baby. It died two days later, likely from exposure to cold weather. The body was found at a recycling center in nearby Roseville on Jan. 14.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

Charles Bothuell IV and Monique Dillard-Bothuell (credit: Detroit police)

Dad, Stepmom Charged With Torture, Child Abuse In Case Of Boy Found In Basement

Charges have been brought against the father and stepmother of a Detroit boy who was discovered in the bowel’s of his family’s condo after an 11-day disappearance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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Michigan Mother Aims To Create Child Abuser Registry After Her Son Is Attacked

Erica Hammel says that after her son’s attack, she started an online petition to get a child abuse registry created.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2015

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Mother Charged With Murder After Son, 2, Dies In Detroit

The Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office believes the 26-year-old mother choked her son to death.

CBS Detroit–02/09/2015

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Michigan Supreme Court Taking Case Of Man Convicted In 3-Year-Old Girl’s Death

A Calhoun County judge granted a new trial, concluding his trial attorney didn’t do enough to find medical experts to explain the case.

CBS Detroit–01/31/2015

Angela Alexie (credit: Roseville police)

Lawyer: Woman Remorseful Over Newborn’s Death In Garage

Police say Angela Alexie, 24, gave birth in a garage in Eastpointe on Dec. 22 and left the baby. It died two days later, likely from exposure to cold weather.

CBS Detroit–01/30/2015

Angela Alexie (credit: Roseville police)

Metro Detroit Mother Charged With Murder After Newborn Baby Found Dead In Dumpster

Bond was set at $1 million for 24-year-old Angela Alexie of Eastpointe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

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Michigan Mom Faces Child Abuse Charges For Giving Sons Marijuana For Medical Reasons

A woman from northern Michigan faces child abuse and other charges after authorities say she gave her 10- and 12-year-old sons marijuana for medical reasons.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

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Warren Woman Sentenced To Life In Prison For Killing 2-Week-Old Baby

The 26-year-old Warren woman proclaimed her innocence before receiving the mandatory punishment in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014